More good news for Pacific Northwest bookstores: Village Books in Bellingham, WA is another local recipient of a grant from author James Patterson!
Village Books will use its new $7,500 for kids’ programming, including the creation of a Kids Program Director position, to be filled by Claire McElroy-Chesson. Remember Village Books’ summer camp? Claire will be running it this year.
Click here for the Bellingham Herald’s piece on the store’s grant. More information about James Patterson’s $1,000,000 in grants for bookstores can be found on the author’s website.